Friday, February 7, 2014

Did you read about the cold weather, e-cigarettes, and Kit Kats?

Posted By on 02.07.14 at 11:34 AM

Give me a break.
  • Scott Ehardt/Wikimedia Commons
  • Give me a break.
Reader staffers share stories that fascinate, amuse, or inspire us.

Hey, did you read:

• That this actually is the coldest winter in 30 years (thus confirming the legitimacy of all of our complaining)? Jessica Cohn

• That e-cigarettes are a $1.5 billion industry, but one that may be killed by FDA regulation? Tal Rosenberg

• This multipart story about a reporter's quest to take advantage of Spain's offer of citizenship to Jews whose ancestors were expelled from the country in 1492? Tony Adler

• About the Tokyo-based campaign group "Women Who Will Not Have Sex With Men Who Vote for Yoichi Masuzoe"? Ben Sachs

• About a new study's claim that shivering is a form of exercise? Brianna Wellen

• About where TV and film crews filmed in Chicago last year? Leor Galil

• About a Philadelphia City Paper reporter's investigation of a Philadelphia Weekly cover story about a local musician with a lot of Twitter followers? Leor Galil

• That the first KitKat boutique opened in Tokyo? (Yes, a store for only Kit Kat candy bars). Jessica Cohn

Tags: ,

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Reader staff

  • Get the f*ck outta here: The Road Trips Issue 2017

    Get the f*ck outta here: The Road Trips Issue 2017

    A pilgrimage to Prince's Minneapolis, a quest for enlightenment in "Silicorn Valley," a freight-hopping-free trip to the Hobo Capital of America, and more stories of midwest exploration
    • May 31, 2017
  • The ultimate guide to Chicago brewery tours

    The ultimate guide to Chicago brewery tours

    The best tours for beer geeks who're also cat lovers, home brewers with a dream, gluten-intolerant cyclists, experts who think they've seen it all, and more
    • Mar 9, 2017
  • Chicago responds to President Trump

    Chicago responds to President Trump

    Artists, writers, musicians, academics, activists, and politicians—even Rahm!—weigh in on the new administration: the threats, the fears, the absurdity.
    • Jan 19, 2017
  • More »

Agenda Teaser

Galleries & Museums
Kilimanjaro: The Last Glacier Schneider Gallery
May 05
Galleries & Museums
May 24

Tabbed Event Search

The Bleader Archive